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Tamez Family History

Tamez Name Meaning
Spanish (Támez): perhaps a derivative of the Arabic personal name tamiz ‘distinction’, ‘perception’, ‘awareness’. pwh.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

40,136 Historical Documents with Tamez on Ancestry.com
27,880 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
530 Military Records
4,532 Immigration Records
2,736 Census and Voter Lists
4,458 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Tamez Families

  • Number of Tamez families
     18 - 34
     7 - 17
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Tamez last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Tamez last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Tamez census records

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Tamez Family Origin

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Tamez Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Tamez families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Tamez

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Tamez Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Tamez census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Tamez ancestors, such as occupation.

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Military Service by Tamez

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